There is only one way to read, which is to browse in libraries and bookshops,...– Doris Lessing (via booklover) (via bugseatbooks)
Despite the many years you’ve traveled from that very first day, you’ve carried the smallness with you everywhere, and with it the smell of crayons, and carousel music. It is a distant lullaby you can barely remember but remain haunted by its sparkling melody. Despite yourself, you remember. The time your parents guests arrived and you felt excited by all the commotion. Everyone was laughing and...